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I’m not sure why I expected things would turn out different. But long-form writing and I do not go well together. I spent time writing a 5000+ word post on weight loss and got super bored with editing it. It took a heroic session to write the post and shaping it into something enjoyable was taking even longer. This is a great personal case study in misaligning my goals and desires. I set a goal…

As you may notice, you’re no longer reading this on the functionally designed hugo site that I had. To be honest I really didn’t like the design and didn’t want to spend the time to build out the Gatsby site that I alluded to in a previous post. I want write words, not design a new site. So here I am, back with my old enemy Wordpress because let’s be honest, it has the largest…

If you’ve seen my site prior to this post (October, 2019), chances are you saw a much “prettier” site which was using Ghost. In fact, the second post I made here was about my decision to use Ghost. And for a while it worked out really well. Even though Ghost is miles ahead of other CMSs like WordPress in terms of minimalism and keeping it’s process out of the way, it still felt clunky to me. Writing posts…